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Cyril Stapleton directs the BBC Show Band
Graham Stark does his best to misdirect it
David Jacobs introduces
The Stargazers
Harold Smart , Bert Weedon
Dennis Wilson
The Show Band Singers and Terry Burton
Script by Charles Hart
Bernard Botting. and Bill Kellie
Production by Jimmy Grant

Contributors

Unknown:
Cyril Stapleton
Unknown:
Graham Stark
Introduces:
David Jacobs
Unknown:
Harold Smart
Unknown:
Bert Weedon
Unknown:
Dennis Wilson
Unknown:
Terry Burton
Script By:
Charles Hart
Script By:
Bernard Botting.
Script By:
Bill Kellie
Production By:
Jimmy Grant

A comedy by H. H. Oliphant
Plays produced by Robin Midgley
(s)

Contributors

Comedy By:
H. H. Oliphant
Produced By:
Robin Midgley
Mr Rathbone:
Hugh Manning
Miss Bywater:
Beryl Calder
Mr Timmins:
Roderick Cook
Mr Binks:
Eric Anderson
Miss Redfearn:
Vivienne Chatterton
Mr Pollard:
Trevor Martin
Mr Mackfare:
John Graham
Mr Crumble:
John Hollis
Mr Potts:
Arthur Ridley
Miss Sponge:
June Tobin

Regional Variations (2)

Children's Hour. ' I Want to be an Actor.' Songs

BBC Home Service Northern Ireland

For Children of Most Ages
Jo tells ' The Third Wish ' a story by Joan Aiken
5.15 ' The Secret of Pengrylh-Myr '
A new adventure of Norman and Henry Bonea the boy detectives by Anthony C. Wilson
Production by Josephine Plummer

Contributors

Story By:
Joan Aiken
Unknown:
Henry Bonea
Unknown:
Anthony C. Wilson
Production By:
Josephine Plummer
Norman Bones:
Charles Hawtrey
Henry Bones, his cousin:
Glyn Dearman
Dr Chadwick:
Richard Williams
The Rev Daniel Evans:
Hugh David
Miss Simmington:
Ann Codrington
Ted Bassett:
Richard Bebb
John Llewellyn:
Basil Jones
Julian Tristram, his brother-in-law:
Preston Lockwood
Colin Powell:
Melvin Hayes
George:
Alan Reid
Police-Sergeant Jones:
Noel .Johnson

Regional Variations (7)

News.

BBC Home Service Midland

News

BBC Home Service Northern Ireland

Sport.

BBC Home Service West

News. sport

BBC Home Service Scottish

News.

BBC Home Service North

Sport.

BBC Home Service Welsh

Sports Session
The day's sport reviewed in results, reports, and summaries, for listeners in -South-East England
Today's programme includes:
Association Football
Reports on selected matches concerning clubs in South-East England
Amateur International: Scotland V. England by Glen Gibson
Rugby Union
London Scottish v. Harlequins by W. J . Bird
Rosslyn Park v. London Welsh by Terry O'Connor
The Boat Race
Richard Burnell gives his reflections on the morning's Boat Race
Roving reporter, Bill Latto
Introduced by Jacob de Vries

Contributors

Unknown:
Glen Gibson
Unknown:
W. J . Bird
Unknown:
Terry O'Connor
Unknown:
Richard Burnell
Reporter:
Bill Latto
Introduced By:
Jacob de Vries

presenting
Cicely Courtneidge and Jack Hulbert and Bobby Dennis
Elizabeth Lamer
' Mrs. Shufflewick '
Kenny Baker
William Dickie
Jon Pertwee
The Peter Knight Singers
BBC Variety Orchestra
Conductor, Paul Fenoulhet
Continuity by Eric Merriman Production by Jacques Brown

Contributors

Unknown:
Cicely Courtneidge
Unknown:
Jack Hulbert
Unknown:
Bobby Dennis
Unknown:
Elizabeth Lamer
Unknown:
Kenny Baker
Unknown:
William Dickie
Unknown:
Jon Pertwee
Singers:
Peter Knight
Conductor:
Paul Fenoulhet
Unknown:
Eric Merriman
Production By:
Jacques Brown

by Horton Foote adapted for broadcasting by Mollie Greenhaigh
Cast in order of speaking:
Produced by R. D. Smith

Contributors

Unknown:
Horton Foote
Broadcasting By:
Mollie Greenhaigh
Produced By:
R. D. Smith
Mrs Carrie Watts:
Margaret Vines
Ludie Watts:
John Glen
Jessie Mae Watts:
Mavis Villiers
Thelma:
Jane Jordan Rogers
Houston ticket man:
Don Gilliland
A traveller:
Eric Francis
Harrison ticket man:
MacDonald Parke
Sheriff:
Errol McKinnon

BBC Home Service Basic

About BBC Home Service

BBC Home Service is a radio channel that started transmitting on the 1st September 1939 and ended on the 29th September 1967.

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